Era Institute

Eurasia Unveiled Episode 3 - Evolution of Russia's Economy and Future Prospects



ERA Institute Executive Director Armen V. Sahakyan and Bear Market Brief's Aaron Schwartzbaum discuss the evolution of Russia's Economy since 1991 and its future prospects. Aaron Schwartzbaum is the founder and editor-in-chief of Bear Market Brief. He is currently pursuing an MA in International Political Economy and International Economics from Johns Hopkins SAIS in Washington DC. Previously, he was a researcher with Eurasia Group’s Eurasia and global macro practices, and has experience in investment banking. He has lived in Saint Petersburg for a year and a half, where he completed the Overseas Language Flagship program. He focuses on Russia’s economy, fiscal policy, domestic politics, and the defense industry. For more information, visit: